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Zhong Baoshen, Board Chairman of LONGi Corp., was elected into the "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year 2016".

Date/Time2017-01-16 Print Font Size:TT

On the evening of Jan. 10, 2017, the "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year" Award Ceremony of SINA Finance was held in Beijing, and Zhong Baoshen, Board Chairman of LONGi Corp., was elected into the "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year 2016". 

As recommended by the sponsor in its comments on Chairman Zhong in the network voting stage of the "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year 2016" of SINA Finance, "some people say that LONGi is 'Apple' in photovoltaic industry. (It’s said that LONGi is to PV industry what Apple is to mobile & PC industry)In the age of making quick money with polycrystalline silicon, he has adhered to the efficient mono-crystalline route based on a correct assessment of the situation, built LONGi as the largest manufacturer of mono-crystalline silicon products around the world, and boosted the global cost reduction of mono-crystalline silicon products. The pattern of photovoltaic  market in China is changing just because of them".  


The election of Chairman Zhong into the "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year 2016" (Chairman Zhong’s successfully election) doesn’t only embody the strength of Chairman Zhong himself and the leadership team of LONGi Corp., but also represents the society's recognition of the contributions to the economic development of China made by LONGi. 
According to information, jointly sponsored by SINA Finance, People's Daily App, and Wu Xiaobo Official Channel and themed on "Salute to the Driving Forces of the Age", the activity elected the leading figures in various walks of life from five dimensions, namely, "innovation, revolutionariness, perspectiveness, growth, and prominence". (Sponsored by SINA Finance, People's Daily App and Wu Xiaobo Official Channel, with the theme of "Salute to the Driving Forces of the Age", the election adopts five dimensions, namely, "innovation, revolutionariness, perspectiveness, growth and prominence") The election is based on innovation and aims at looking for the economic figures of the year who lead the beauty of business, the innovation of industry, and the tide of the times in the era of transformation and excavating the economic examples' power in the new normal state. The enterprises under those figures also become the hard core of China's economy to promote the progress of the entire era.  

The "Top Ten Economic Figures of the Year 2016" published that evening were the final "ten figures" selected, via network voting and expert review, out of the most representative 131 candidates screened from thousands of entrepreneurs. Famous entrepreneurs nominated together with Chairman Zhong included Dong Mingzhu, Board Chairman of Gree Electric Appliances. 
Founded in 2000, LONGi Corp. has always been focusing on the R&D, production, and sales of mono-crystalline silicon products. In just over a decade, it has developed from the largest mono-crystalline wafer supplier in the world into a global leading mono-crystalline PV product supplier. Its growth is inseparable from either the positive strive, pioneering work, and innovation of the team or the strong development momentum brought about by technological advantages. Entering from silicon wafer field into the whole PV industry chain covering wafer, module, and power plant development, LONGi Corp. at present is galloping on the technologically leading path; marching from driving technical innovation towards driving energy optimization and transformation, LONGi Corp. in the future will forge ahead with determination in big strides and strive to become a world leading solar technology company.